The LGBTQ+ Friendly 8 US destinations

Often referred to as the "gay capital of the world," the Castro district is a beacon of LGBTQ+ activism and culture. The city hosts one of the largest Pride parades globally.

1. San Francisco, California

 The birthplace of the modern LGBTQ+ rights movement following the Stonewall Riots, NYC boasts vibrant neighborhoods like Greenwich Village and Chelsea, and hosts a massive annual Pride celebration.

2. New York City, New York

With areas like West Hollywood (WeHo) offering numerous LGBTQ+ bars, clubs, and events, LA is a hub of queer culture on the West Coast.

3. Los Angeles, California

Boystown in Chicago is one of the oldest and most well-established LGBTQ+ neighborhoods in the US. The city's Pride festivities draw huge crowds every year.

4. Chicago, Illinois

A popular LGBTQ+ summer retreat, Provincetown offers beautiful beaches, art festivals, and a welcoming community.

5. Provincetown, Massachusetts

Known for its high percentage of LGBTQ+ residents and numerous LGBTQ+ events, Palm Springs is a desert oasis of inclusivity.

6. Palm Springs, California

With its progressive vibe, Portland has a thriving LGBTQ+ community, numerous queer events, and LGBTQ+ friendly establishments throughout the city.

7. Portland, Oregon

This tropical paradise has long been a haven for the LGBTQ+ community. It's home to numerous LGBTQ+ events, bars, and the famous Key West Pride.

8. Key West, Florida

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